Monday, December 7, 2015

Happy New Year'ish

Hello Everyone,

For today I am playing along with Color Throwdown, Happy Little Stampers Sketch Challenge, and IN(K)spire_me. All three sparked my interest and then, I had an idea!! Here is my card for today.

Ushering in a new year with sparkle and glitz. This disco ball shaker card
gives the impression of a New Years party. In case there was any question, the sentiment kind of gives it away. 
This side view gives a glimpse of the depth of the shaker. I thought a little extra gold sequins
spreading out onto the card would give it a bit more glam.

Details showing the shaker in detail.
Entering Challenges:


I cannot believe the New Year is right around the corner! It just seems like yesterday we were about to usher in the new millennium. Remember the Y2K scare only to find out all was well.. I never thought that two little digits would cause so much controversy but it all seems like it was yesterday! Not almost 16 years ago!! YIKES!

I had an old friend tell me in my 20's 'Shawna, life is like a roll of toilet paper, the closer you get to the end the faster it goes.'. I laughed it off but I am not laughing now!! But with all this said I can also look back and see all the blessings, hope, and cheer this last 16 years has brought and for that I am grateful for my blessed life.

Thank you so much for joining me today. I do hope to see you back soon. Take care and have a great day!

All the best,


Vickie Z said...

Fun shaker!! Perfect for the colors!! Love the little stars and extra gold bling! So glad you joined us at CTD!

Wanda Cullen said...

LOVE this new year's card! What a fabulous way to highlight the throwdown colors! Thanks for playing along with our challenge!

Aileen said...

Just came to check out your card frm colour throwdown, wow. Its brilliant, eyecatching. Congrats

BożenA said...

Wow, Shawna! This is one of your most beautiful cards! Globe shaker creates a multidimensional effect so great, that I look at this card, I think that there is really a sphere. And so beautifully composed card. Notable is the black line dividing the cards. I love these starlets with sequins on the top of the panel. Great creation, really!

Anonymous said...

Love your New Year Card and all the Bling! Thank you for joining us at Inkspire me. Marion

Tanja said...

great card - love the shaker element - thanks for sharing your beautiful project at the HLS Sketch Challenge

Jenny said...

Thanks for playing In{k}spire_me. Jenny

Andrea und Annemarie said...

Wow, this Card is very Special! I particularly love how you put the cisco ball in the back layer. Looks just great! Thanks for joining us at IN{K}SPIRE_me this week! ~ Annemarie

Heike - said...

Stunning card! In my opinion just EVERYTHING fits so well together! Thanks a lot for playing along with IN{K}SPIRE_me, Heike

Joyce said...

This card is fantastic. Love the idea of a disco ball shaker. Thanks so much for playing along at HLS Sketch challenge.

Birgit said...

What a classy card! The shaker elements is so fun! Thanks so much for joining the Happy Little Stampers December challenge.

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